With Republican supermajorities in both the House and Senate, it's fair to say the General Assembly's usual preferred color is red. But a joint session on Wednesday was all about a particular shade of blue. Carolina Blue to be precise.
The Justice Department has closed a two-year investigation into U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger without filing charges. The department had been looking into whether Pittenger improperly transferred money to his 2012 campaign from his former real estate business.